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Latest publication: Index of wage and salary earnings 2018, 3rd quarter

Appendix table 12. Average monthly earnings by sector and gender

  2009/3 2009/4 2009 2010/1* 2010/2* 2010/3* 2010/4* 2010*
Employer sector Base of payment Gender                
Total sectors Total Total 2965 2997 2955 3010 3022 3032 3060 3031
Men 3252 3308 3250 3319 3330 3341 3377 3342
Females 2670 2702 2659 2717 2728 2738 2758 2735
Hourly paid Total 2459 2492 2455 2489 2494 2502 2534 2505
Monthly paid Total 3115 3134 3102 3151 3165 3176 3203 3174
Private Total Total 3099 3146 3091 3155 3167 3179 3217 3179
Men 3276 3332 3272 3340 3350 3363 3405 3365
Females 2776 2815 2764 2826 2839 2852 2883 2850
Municipalities Total Total 2661 2700 2652 2721 2729 2737 2751 2734
Men 3020 3084 3018 3107 3117 3126 3141 3123
Females 2555 2593 2546 2614 2621 2629 2642 2626
Central government Total Total 3223 3289 3231 3316 3337 3345 3361 3339
Men 3487 3556 3498 3582 3605 3614 3631 3608
Females 2938 3004 2943 3013 3032 3039 3054 3035
Others Total Total 2487 2538 2487 2790 2803 2810 2830 2808
Men 2751 2816 2755 3174 3186 3193 3216 3192
Females 2337 2388 2338 2567 2581 2588 2605 2586

Source: Index of wage and salary earnings 2010, 4th quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 04.02.2011

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Index of wage and salary earnings [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7814. 4th quarter 2010, Appendix table 12. Average monthly earnings by sector and gender . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.11.2018].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ati/2010/04/ati_2010_04_2011-02-04_tau_012_en.html